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List of Occupations Employed in Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg

The following occupations are employed in Fruit, Vegetable, & Specialty Foods Mfg   NAICS Code  311400   (2).

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SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
3,900 3,400 -500
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
1,700 1,400 -300
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
1,700 1,500 -200
51-3092 Food Batchmakers
1,600 1,400 -200
45-2041 Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products
1,600 1,200 -400
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers
1,500 1,200 -300
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
1,400 1,400 0
51-3099 Food Processing Workers, All Other
1,400 1,200 -200
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
1,100 900 -200
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
900 800 -100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
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51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
900 800 -100
51-3091 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
800 700 -100
51-3093 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
800 700 -100
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
800 700 -100
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
700 600 -100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
500 500 0
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
500 400 -100
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers
400 400 0
11-1021 General and Operations Managers
400 300 -100
51-9032 Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
300 300 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
300 200 -100
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
300 200 -100
43-5111 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
300 200 -100
19-4011 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
300 200 -100
13-1023 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
200 100 -100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors
200 100 -100
43-9061 Office Clerks, General
200 100 -100
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
200 200 0
41-4012 Sales Rep, Wholesale and Manuf, Except Technical and Scientific Products
200 200 0
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives
200 100 -100
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
200 100 -100
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
200 200 0
51-2092 Team Assemblers
200 100 -100
51-9192 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
100 100 0
51-9193 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
53-7063 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
100 100 0
51-9199 Production Workers, All other
100 100 0
53-1021 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand
100 100 0
53-1031 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Trans and Material-Moving Vehicle Operators
100 100 0
53-3032 Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
53-3033 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
100 100 0
51-9021 Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
100 100 0
11-2022 Sales Managers
100 100 0
11-3011 Administrative Services Managers
100 100 0
11-3031 Financial Managers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-1011 Chief Executives
100 100 0
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
100 100 0
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks
100 100 0
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists
100 100 0
17-2112 Industrial Engineers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
100 100 0
11-3121 Human Resources Managers
100 100 0
13-1021 Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products
100 100 0
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
100 100 0
43-1011 First-Line Sup/Mgrs of Office and Administrative Support Workers
100 100 0
SOC Code  (3) Occupation Title
Employment in California (1)
2014 2024 Numeric
Change
43-6014 Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
100 100 0
43-5081 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers
100 100 0
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists*
100 100 0
29-9011 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
100 0 -100

Data Notes:

(1)  Source:  These data come from the Industry and Occupation Employment Projections program of the Employment Development Department.  All employment figures have been rounded to the nearest 100.  See the Occupational Projections - Introduction and Methods and the Industry Projections - Introduction and Methods for more information.  Some occupation/industry combinations may not be included to protect employer confidentiality or because the base survey resulted in a large standard error.

Although these Staffing Patterns are not provided below the state level, the Employment Projections by Industry and Occupation are available by county or groups of counties.

(2)  The NAICS - North American Industry Classification System is the nationally recognized system to categorize industries. See the NAICS Division Structure at the U.S. Department of Labor Web site for a complete list of industries and their definitions.

(3)  "SOC Code" - Search for a particular Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code or occupation title at the Bureau of Labor Statistics Web site.

(4) The Training Levels were developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are meant to show the education and training needed for someone to perform that occupation. It also reflects the preferred training requirements of most employers. For a complete list of the training levels go to BLS Training Level Definitions

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